Friday 18 January, 2019
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The Khaama Press News Agency
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The U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad will travel to Afghanistan and seven other countries in support of Afghan peace. “Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad will travel to Pakistan, Afghanistan, Russia, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Belgium, the United Arab...

The Taliban militants group in Afghanistan has called the death of Mullah Abdul Manan, the group’s shadow governor for Helmand, a major loss. The group in a statement said the death of Mullah Abdul Manan Akhunda is a major loss for ‘Islamic Emirate and the Muslim nation’ emphasizing that ‘martyrdom’ is the desire of all...

The Afghan Senate, Meshrano Jirga, Senators slammed the Taliban group for participating in Moscow summit under the shadow of Vladimir Putin and missing the summits in Mecca and Jakarta, despite carrying high Islamic slogans. The senators also criticized the government’s absence in the summit and said the Taliban group representatives managed...

The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg called on Taliban and other insurgent groups to stop killing their fellow Afghans and participate in peace talks, emphasizing that the potential for peace is greater now than it has been before. He made the remarks during a press conference with President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani in Kabul today. “I call on...

The Taliban militants group in Afghanistan claimed responsibility behind the attack in southern Kandahar province that left the prominent Afghan security official and Police Chief of Kandahar Gen. Abdul Raziq dead. Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid in a statement claimed responsibility behind the attack and said the attack was carried out an infiltrator...

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani reacted to the bombing of parliamentary candidate Abdul Jabar Qahraman’s office in Lashkargah city the capital of Helmand province. Calling the slain candidate a martyr and brave son of Afghanistan, President Ghani hailed Qahraman for his tireless services for the development of the country as he condemned the attack...

CREATOR: gd-jpeg v1.0 (using IJG JPEG v62), quality = 82 The Taliban militants released the details of the recent meeting between the U.S. delegation led by U.S. Special Adviser for Afghanistan reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad and the Taliban political leaders in Qatar. Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid in a statement said the Taliban political...

Several militants have been killed in the latest clash between two factions of the Taliban group in western Herat province of Afghanistan, the local officials said. Provincial governor’s spokesman Jilani Farhad confirmed the incident and said the latest clash took place between the militants led by Mullah Hebatullah and Taliban’s dissident...